We begin the week with God's Word as Dawn and Steve in the Morning share a timely devotional from Blackaby Ministries International about spiritual enemies.
Also this hour, author Elizabeth Laing Thompson helps us explore how we can process the loss of a friendship based on her book When a Friendship Falls Apart: Finding God's Path for Healing, Forgiveness, and (Maybe) Help Letting Go.
Elizabeth Laing Thompson writes at LizzyLife.com about clinging to Christ through the chaos of daily life. As a minister, speaker, and novelist, she is always seeking humor in holiness and hope in heartache. She is the author of many books for women and teens. Elizabeth lives in North Carolina with her husband and children, and they were totally worth the wait.
Authors George A. Wood and Brit Eaton maintain that all of us are recovering from something. Today they help us rethink mental health and addiction based on their book The Uncovery: Understanding the Power of Community to Heal Trauma.
George is a coach, speaker, consultant, and author. George is also an ordained minister, pastoral care counselor, recovery ministry founder, and recovery activist. A former addict and suicide survivor, George has dedicated his life to radically grace-laced, Christ-centered recovery for people struggling with addictions, mental health problems, and suicidal thoughts. He is considered an expert in the addiction treatment and recovery field due to the thousands of people he has worked with over the years.
Brit is a writer, speaker, discipler, and all-around pursuer of the Kingdom of God. She helps corporate, nonprofit, and ministry leaders find the words to move people to action. An eager apostle and strong advocate for nontraditional recovery and women in ministry, Brit thrives in diverse, spirit-filled environments committed to unity in the Body of Christ.
Do you have questions about the Bible? Dr. Michael Rydelnik will join Dawn and Steve in the Morning to provide an update on Israel and take questions from listeners! Dr. Michael Rydelnik is a professor of Jewish Studies at Moody Bible Institute and the Bible teacher on Moody Radio's Open Line.
Also this hour, Dr. Gregory Jantz will encourage us with his book Find Your Purpose in Life: Live Each Day with Passion and Clarity. Dr. Jantz is the founder of The Center * A Place of Hope in Edmonds, Washington, voted a Top Ten Facility for Depression Treatment in the United States. Dr. Jantz pioneered Whole Person Care in the 1980s and is a world-renowned expert on depression, anxiety, eating disorders, technology addiction, and abuse. He is an innovator in the treatment of mental health, utilizing a variety of therapies including nutrition, sleep therapy, spiritual counseling, and advanced DBT techniques. Dr. Jantz is a best-selling author of 40 books and a go-to media authority on mental and behavioral health afflictions, appearing on CBS, ABC, NBC, Fox, and CNN.